• Full Time
  • Paris

Site Sorare Sorare

Sorare is at the intersection of sports, gaming, and NFT collectibles. Through tradable digital cards, Sorare is designing a collective fantasy sports experience where you can manage your favorite players, hone your passion to earn prizes, and be part of a thriving community. Anyone, anywhere, can connect with the game on Sorare. The company’s mission is to build “the game within the game” and to give fans, players and clubs the platform to celebrate, share, and own your game.

Founded in 2018, Sorare has seen tremendous growth. The platform has a card sales volume of over $400M since January 2021 (up from $8M in sales in 2020) and now has exclusive partnerships with over 250 football (soccer) clubs, the MLB & MLBPA, and the NBA & NBPA. Sorare is trusted by a world-class team of investors including Softbank, Benchmark, Accel Partners, athletes such as Serena Williams and Kylian Mbappé, and key tech investors such as Alexis Ohania – all who believe in the future of integrating NFTs with Gameplay.

We are looking for a hands-on Senior Engineering Manager to join our growing Engineering team and lead our Infrastructure efforts.

It’s an exciting time to join Sorare as we scale our engineering presence both in Paris and NYC. As we work on expanding to more sports as well as scaling our current infrastructure, we need to level up our growing organization to address our upcoming challenges.

As our Infrastructure Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for the strategy and growth of our core infrastructure. The core competencies of this role include building and supervising the infrastructure of all our games with scalability and reliability in mind as well as scaling a team of site reliability engineers to support our hyper growth.

As an Engineering Manager at Sorare, you need to be technically credible and to know the details of what engineers work on. Your time is also spent safeguarding your team’s health, hiring a world-class team, and putting them in the best position to succeed. Be ready, things move quickly at Sorare as we work toward building a unique and category-leading game!

You don’t need to be a sport expert, a gaming addict or crypto enthusiast to work with us. We’re looking for teammates who like to get things done, work in a fast-paced environment at a hyper-growth company, take ownership and autonomy for their work, and expect to learn a lot along the way.

Responsibilities

  • Set vision and directions for our infrastructure team in order to enable Sorare delivering on product goals
  • Help the team plan, execute and operate a scalable, reliable and efficient cloud infrastructure to support orders of magnitude more players
  • Build tools to make our engineering team life easier
  • Coach and mentor site reliability engineers to excel at their work and grow
  • Hire and onboard engineers to build a diverse and excellent team
  • Lead by example, being hands-on with individual contributor work when necessary
  • Be a culture advocate within the company
  • Continuously work on our engineering brand by producing content, attending events, leading tech talks and other creative ways to spread the word about engineering at Sorare

Requirements

  • 8+ years of professional experience in site reliability or software engineering
  • 4+ years managing or leading SRE/DevOps teams
  • Experience building and operating production systems at a massive scale
  • Strong understanding of cloud environments (preferably AWS)
  • Production experience with Docker and Kubernetes (Terraform is a plus)
  • Hands-on scripting experience in Python or Ruby (Golang is a plus)
  • Deep interest in people and mentoring
  • Experience with agile development practices
  • Self-sufficient without the need for daily direction from your manager
  • Eager to learn and work in an environment with new technologies and paradigms
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills in English

Benefits

  • Health Care: Great medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • Wellness Benefit: Sorare contributes to employees wellness (gym membership or ClassPass)
  • Commuter Benefits: Sorare contributes to the cost of your commute
  • Latest Tech: Sorare provides equipment such as monitors, computer, headphones, etc
  • At-Home Work Station: Sorare covers the cost of an at home set up
  • Lunch: Sorare will contribute to their employees lunch expenses
  • Time Off: For US employees, we offer unlimited paid time off in addition to observed company holidays. For French employees, we offer 5 weeks of paid holidays per year in addition to the national holidays

Sorare is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to: race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status or any other basis prohibited by law.

As we are an international company, please note we speak English in the workplace. Please apply for the role with an English CV so we can process your application.

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